McDermitt, Nevada

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Population in 2010: 172. Population change since 2000: -36.1%
Males: 81  (47.3%)
Females: 91  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  63.9 years
Nevada median age:  37.1 years

Zip codes: 89421.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,272 (it was $16,563 in 2000)
McDermitt:

$20,272
NV:

$51,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,126 (it was $6,399 in 2000)

McDermitt CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $23,035 (it was $14,900 in 2000)
McDermitt:

$23,035
NV:

$165,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $781.

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  • Races in McDermitt, NV (2010)

    McDermitt races chart
    • 11566.9%White alone
    • 3822.1%American Indian alone
    • 1810.5%Hispanic
    • 10.6%Black alone

Races in McDermitt detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in McDermitt: 88.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.4%), German (23.3%), Norwegian (23.3%), English (22.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4424 feet

Land area: 13.2 square miles.

Population density: 13 people per square mile   (very low).

McDermitt,NV real estate house value index trend

McDermitt, Nevada map

For population 25 years and over in McDermitt:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 45.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in McDermitt CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

McDermitt CDP:  1.4% ($204)
Nevada:  0.9% ($1,187)
McDermitt satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nampa, ID (124.1 miles , pop. 51,867).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (310.5 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (546.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Fort McDermitt, NV (0.5 miles ), Orovada, NV (5.3 miles) , Paradise Valley, NV (5.7 miles) , Denio, NV (7.2 miles) , Summit Lake, NV (8.1 miles ), Golconda, NV (8.1 miles ), Winnemucca, NV (8.3 miles ), Mountain City, NV (8.4 miles ).

Latitude: 41.96 N, Longitude: 117.64 W

Area code: 775

McDermitt household income distribution McDermitt home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Nevada:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Truck transportation (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (10%)
  • Public administration (48%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Social assistance (10%)
  • Metal and metal products (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Construction laborers (10%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (14%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in McDermitt: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in McDermitt, Nevada

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

McDermitt-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nevada state average. It is 439% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 101.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 242.8 miles away from McDermitt center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 192.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 240.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 394.7 miles away from McDermitt center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 8/24/1954 at 05:51:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 173.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Humboldt County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
McDermitt topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McDermitt:

  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 124 miles; Nampa, ID; Full-time enrollment: 2,290)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 128 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Boise State University (about 135 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 147 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 168 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 201 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 203 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)

Public high school in McDermitt:

Public elementary/middle schools in McDermitt:

  • MC DERMITT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 100 OLAVARRIA STREET, Grades: KG-6)
  • MC DERMITT JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 100 OLAVARRIA STREET, Grades: 7-8)
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Rivers: East Fork Quinn River (A), South Fork Quinn River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Humboldt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.1%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Nevada average:

12.0

McDermitt travel time to work - commute McDermitt mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for McDermitt CDP (based on Humboldt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,0963
Other2,0484
Evangelical Protestant1,37914
Mainline Protestant1891
None8,816-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Humboldt County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Humboldt County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Humboldt County:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

9.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Humboldt County:

31.6%
Nevada:

24.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.8%
State:

13.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.9%
Nevada:

45.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
Nevada:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
McDermitt:

26.1%
Nevada:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.1%
Nevada:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Nevada:

6.8

Overweight people:
McDermitt:

34.0%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
McDermitt:

51.7%
Nevada:

55.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
Nevada:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of McDermitt, NV Residents

7.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,085 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
Nevada average:

5.67%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washoe County, NV  0.85% ($35,340 average AGI)
from Elko County, NV  0.43% ($56,556)
from Lander County, NV  0.37% ($59,174)


7.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,998 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.60%
Nevada average:

5.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  1.38% ($39,802 average AGI)
to Elko County, NV  0.45% ($72,214)
to Lyon County, NV  0.19% ($44,083)

Strongest AM radio stations in McDermitt:

  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KBGN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: NELSON M. AND KAREN E. WILSON)
  • KIDO (580 AM; 5 kW; NAMPA, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGEM (1140 AM; 10 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around McDermitt:

  • K52DV (Channel 52; MCDERMITT, ETC., NV; Owner: QUINN RIVER TV MAINTENANCE DISTRICT)

McDermitt fatal accident list:

Aug 3, 1981 04:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $217,000Total costs
  • 1,950Total average daily traffic
  • 495Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,895Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • Mcdermitt Water Tank 1.6km East On Lasa Drive (Lat: 41.992861 Lon: -117.699667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: KNKN223
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019, Certifier: Louis TomasettiRegistrant: Rini O\'Neil, Pc, 1200 New Hampshire Ave Nw, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 955-5516, Fax: (202) 296-2014, Email:
  • 710 Pioneer Road (Lat: 41.992806 Lon: -117.699833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 25.9 m, Overall height: 27.7 m, Call Sign: KNKN224
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Chrissy L Agricola, 710 Pioneer Road (Lat: 41.992806 Lon: -117.699833), Type: 27.7, Overall height: 25.9 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG
  • Jerri L Janjua, 710 Pioneer Road (Lat: 41.992806 Lon: -117.699833), Type: 27.7, Overall height: 25.9 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG
  • Regulatory Manager, 710 Pioneer Road (Lat: 41.992806 Lon: -117.699833), Type: 27.7, Structure height: 32013 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Steven A Regitz, 710 Pioneer Road (Lat: 41.992806 Lon: -117.699833), Type: 27.7, Structure height: 32013 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Networkregulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY Gasa5-reg
  • Gina Cacciatore, 710 Pioneer Road (Lat: 41.992806 Lon: -117.699833), Type: 27.7, Structure height: 32013 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 -Mcgasa5reg

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 100 Olavarria Street (Lat: 41.995861 Lon: -117.718639), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 12.7 m, Call Sign: WQIC928
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.760 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2008, Expiration Date: 01/07/2018, Certifier: John ModdrellRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MCDERMITT, 710 Pioneer Road (Lat: 41.992806 Lon: -117.699861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 25.9 m, Overall height: 27.7 m, Call Sign: WQNV604
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 06/09/2011, Expiration Date: 06/09/2021, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: K9VXN, Previous Call Sign: KF7TTQ, Licensee ID: L01686257, Grant Date: 08/28/2012, Expiration Date: 08/28/2022, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2015, Certifier: B G Decarteret, Registrant: Bru G Decarteret, 160 Cordero Rd, Mcdermitt, NV 89421

Drinking water stations with addresses in McDermitt and their reported violations in the past:

MCDERMITT WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-11-2012)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2010), St Boil Water Order (OCT-22-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2010)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2008), St Boil Water Order (JUL-15-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-06-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2007), St Boil Water Order (DEC-06-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Wood (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Businesses in McDermitt, NV

  • U-Haul: 1

McDermitt compared to Nevada state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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